Whiting & Davis 1920s Paul Poiret Art Deco Flapper mesh purse with flower pattern. In 1929 Whiting & Davis produced a large collection of mesh bags designed in conjunction with French fashion designer Paul Poiret these became knows as the "Poiret Pouch". 24Karat gold finish. Interior silk lining shows signs of wear and age as you can see in the photos. The interior edges have been sewn and repaired (see photos). The exterior of this bag is in very good condition considering age. Interior shows wear and tear but is expected due to age. 5" tall 6" wide Chain drop is 7" 12" is total mesh purse length.